Hobby turns into big band for North S...

Hobby turns into big band for North Salem residents

There are 1 comment on the Journal News story from Jul 27, 2006, titled Hobby turns into big band for North Salem residents. In it, Journal News reports that:

In 1999, a year after The Brian Setzer Orchestra, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy and Cherry Poppin' Daddies revived big band and swing music on the radio, Norman Hathaway and Lorraine Janus were tiring of renovating ...

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Ben Dover

New York, NY

#1 Dec 19, 2006
The so-called "revival" referred to above was a passing fad, as was Norm Hathaway's band (a Johnny-come-lately attempt at yet another Tommy-Dorsey-ish tribute orhcestra in a region already crammed with them). After about a year and a half of appearances at small, local-yokel non-profits (church dances, school elementary concerts, etc.) the ensemble fall apart.

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